Room 10 Nelson Central School 2015
Welcome back to our first blog post for Term 2. This term we will be sharing focusing on Maori whakatauki or proverb each month and a new Maori word each week. The kupu o te wiki was kura meaning school. This is how it can be used in a sentence: He nui taku kura. My school is big. The whakatauki for April is: Sam and I are both very impressed with how the children have turned into real experts when it comes to folding and recycling their milk cartons, a great start to our Zero Waste topic In…
Whakatauki Term 3
At Otonga, we learn a new Whakatauki (Māori proverb) each term, and explore ways that we can depict the meaning through our learning, and social interactions. This term, our focus is team work, and working together. Room 8 are very good at pronouncing our Whakatauki, and saying what it means. Ka Rawe!
Haumia Tiketike, Haumia | Mäori Performing Arts - Ngä Rëhia
Haumia Tiketike, the son of Rangi and Papa, is the god of uncultivated food, i.e. wild berries and roots, wild plant, and fernroot, a staple food of the Māori; the indigenous Polynesian people of New Zealando. Haumia contrasts with his brother Rongo, the god of the kūmara and all cultivated plants... Haumia agreed to the forced separation of his parents. Because of this he was subjected to the fury of his brother Tāwhirimātea, god of winds and storms, who would have killed him if their…
Despite being small, you are of great value / ahakoa he iti he pounamu (Whakatauki)
New Zealand - Maori Proverbs ahakoa he iti he pounamu despite being small you are of great value
Maori Whakatauki , Maori Proverbs
Posters with Maori Proverbs. Contains 20 posters with Maori proverbs perfect for mainstream or immersion classrooms. All pages in colour.Suitable for mainstream or immersion classesIncluded are A4 sized full colour:- Header poster 'Whakataukī o te wiki (whakatauki of the week)- Bilingual posters x 2...